Politics

The Republican leader said congressional Democrats should not include a bipartisan measure related to cannabis in a defense spending bill.
Manhattan prosecutors alleged a 15-year scheme to pay executives off the books to avoid taxes.
The Kentucky Republican declined to directly criticize the former president, who recently suggested terminating parts of the U.S. Constitution.
Biggs, an Arizona Republican who helped organize the rally that preceded the deadly Jan. 6 Capitol riot, blasted McCarthy as the "establishment" pick.
The family of Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick, who died after the Jan. 6 attack, refused to shake hands with the GOP leaders.
Additional referrals are expected to be part of the discussion when the House committee meets later Tuesday.
The CNN anchor took a moment to recover from his own barb after Trump declared that he wanted the Constitution terminated.
After the mass shooting at Club Q, family-friendly drag events across the U.S. are on high alert.
Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock is a slight favorite, but a big Election Day could swing the election to GOP challenger Herschel Walker.
The outcome will determine whether Democrats have an outright 51-49 Senate majority or control a 50-50 chamber based on Vice President Kamala Harris’ tiebreaking vote.